Summit Place Office Park, Building 6, 221 Garstfontein road, Menlyn, Pretoria
Paia assists persons to obtain information from public and private bodies. We readily provide information about our business, and you can obtain information from us. But, in the unlikely event of you having to do so , you can use Paia to obtain information from us.
Popia enhances the protection of personal information by public and private bodies. We respect your right to privacy, and support the goals of Popia. Although Popia is not entirely operational
yet, we are doing what we reasonably can to comply with it. When Popia comes into operation, various particulars regarding Popia will be included in this manual, for example for what purpose personal information is used by us.
How to use Paia
You can get a guide from the Human Rights Commission:
South African Human Rights Commission
Promotion of access to information act unit
Private Bag 2700
(011) 484 8300Fax:
(011) 484 7146Website:
Major legislation, other than Paia or Popia, under which records are kept by us
Companies Act, 2008 ♦ Long-term Insurance Act, 1998; ♦ Pension Funds Act, 1956 ♦ Financial Advisory and Intermediary Services Act, 2002 ♦ Basic Conditions of Employment Act, 1997 ♦ Labour Relations Act, 1995 ♦ Employment Equity Act, 1998 ♦ Financial Intelligence Centre Act, 2001 ♦ Income Tax Act, 1962 ♦ Value Added Tax Act, 1991 ♦ Unemployment Insurance Act, 2001 ♦ Unemployment Contributions Act, 2002 ♦ Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act, 1993 ♦ Occupational Health and Safety Act, 1993 ♦ Skills Development Act, 1998 ♦ Development Levies Act, 1999 ♦ National Payment System Act, 1998 ♦ Trade Marks Act, 1993
Categories of records kept by us
Documents of incorporation of companies ♦ rules of retirement funds ♦ minutes of meetings of directors or trustees ♦ financial statements ♦ asset registers ♦ tax returns ♦ lease and other business contracts ♦ statutory compliance records.
If you want access to a record under Paia
You must comply with Paia – in particular sections 50 and 53. In terms of section 50 you may access a record if:
- you require the record to exercise or to protect a right
- you comply with the procedural requirements under Paia
- access is not refused under chapter 4 of part 3 of Paia
- you pay the request fee prescribed or permitted under Paia.
Complete the request form attached , and submit it to us with the request fee.
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